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During the surgery, a doctor removed a tension wire in his knee that was placed there during a repair of his fractured patella at the end of the 2014-15 season.
Miller was on the DL twice last season with patella tendinitis.
The team also had good news, too: the removal of the wire should alleviate the soreness, and the patella has healed completely.
The wire was inserted in the knee during the surgical repair of a fractured patella sustained during the 2015 NBA Finals, according to the Celtics.
Nicolas missed last season because of a ruptured patella tendon, suffered in the final game of the 2016 season.
Francois tore his left patella tendon in the first game of the 2017 season against Alabama, missing the remainder of the season.
The fracture in Irving’s patella has completely healed, and his knee remains structurally sound.
Given his more severe injury of a fractured patella and three torn knee ligaments, Livingston also feels fortunate to be part of this Warriors reign in his 14th NBA season.
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